Category: Family

  • Broken Ankle Wedding! Did we manage?

    Going to a wedding this weekend.  Our grandson Colin is getting married to very nice young lady.  Getting married in March is risky, but getting married in January is even riskier. Our daughter Mary came home many years ago and said, Jeff and I would like to get married in January.  I believe I shrieked, […]

  • Creative Magic? Maybe! Great grand baby quilt.

    Creative Magic? Maybe!  Great grand baby quilt.

    We are going to begin looking at baby quilt fabric and decide on what fabric the mother to be would like.  It may end up not being baby fabric at at all. It could be something #supercreative and #inspiremagic!  Sarah is very creative with a good eye for design and color. All our grandchildren have […]

  • Great Grandparents! We are feeling excited and blessed.

    Just found out this last week that our granddaughter and her husband are going to become parents.  Needless to say we are all very excited, but it is too soon to begin buying baby presents.  That doesn’t mean I can’t blog about babies though.  They are part of my niche, home, family and health / […]

  • February – Right around the corner,Ground Hogs day, Valentine’s Day and Spring Cleaning!

    February – Where did January go? Before we know it Spring will be here. When I was young our mothers always did what was called spring cleaning. Believe me we all worked. So I am thinking about my spring cleaning list or the big to do list. If you can not afford to get someone […]

  • 14 Suggestions to come up with a workable budget – 2019

    14 Suggestions to come up with a workable Budget. 2019 Are you ready to begin working on a budget? This plan is setup more toward a family, but a single person could also definitely benefit from it. You decide how to begin and incorporate expenses and saving in your plan. It may take some time […]

  • Changes, elimate or lower stress.

    Changes, elimate or lower stress.

    Original blog 12/7/2018 Updated 7/12/21 Stress, are you overcome by the stress in your life?  Do you think you can not handle another day like the one you just had?  Dirty dishes, laundry, kids not behaving, car not working right, rain and more rain, bills to pay. You get the picture. How can you help […]

  • 10 Things That Create The Enchantment of The Holidays – updated from December 2018

    10 Things That Create The Enchantment of The Holidays – updated from December 2018

    Enchantment what an awesome word. Wish we could box it up and let everyone experience a bit of it. Here are some of my thoughts on that enchantment for the young and the old. Big shining eyes of small children filled with wonder. Magic of making holiday treats-frosting cookies, licking the frosting off your hands. […]

  • Donald Duck on the telephone! Maybe, maybe not.

    Donald Duck on the telephone! Maybe, maybe not.

    The magic of being young, enjoying and believing. It’s what we need this holiday season. Disney cup brought back many years ago from a trip to Disney.